Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Purple Storm') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Webster
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1985
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 26 inches
Bloom size: 5 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: pinkish lavender with deep purple eyezone and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1992

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Space Wars x (Space Wars x Elizabeth Anne Hudson)
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
June 2019 blooms by Jillz Jul 3, 2019 1:31 PM 632
The sun does not set on daylilies by Gleni May 8, 2019 6:25 AM 544
July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
June 2018 Blooms by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 3, 2018 5:57 PM 586
2018 Shipping Season has Begun! by VHarmon Jun 5, 2018 7:20 PM 105
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2018 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2018 4:04 AM 1,088
Daylily Flower Forms by JimSaskatoon Aug 3, 2017 5:53 PM 6
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
Daylily Clump photos by Seedfork Sep 21, 2017 8:09 PM 354
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2017 (CLOSED) by Char Jun 21, 2017 1:29 PM 1,015
What are YOU adding for 2017!!! by Nysbadmk8 Oct 13, 2017 9:27 AM 1,374
The Southern Hemisphere bursts into bloom. by Gleni Aug 25, 2017 8:03 PM 1,026
Purple daylily flowers by csandt Jul 18, 2016 11:24 AM 27
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
Bela Lugosi by drdawg Jul 8, 2016 12:11 PM 20
Seedlings for June 2016 by spunky1 Jul 2, 2016 9:35 AM 394
What did you do in your daylily garden today? by Cynthia59P Jun 2, 2016 10:41 AM 33
Weather In Your Garden ~ Spring 2016 (Closed) by Char Jun 21, 2016 4:39 AM 1,055

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